Last Of Their Kind
Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra
"Little Boy Blue"
David Carroll and His Orchestra
"The Ship That Never Sailed"
These songs marked the end of the road for charted narrations by orchestras. Ken Nordine recited the famous 1891 poem by Eugene Fields, "Little Boy Blue," and went to #76 in 1956. "The Ship That Never Sailed" logged in at #65 in 1957 with Franklyn MacCormack narrating a song written by 1930's band leader Art Kassel.